Math instruction is changing. The subject is longer taught the way it was when today's parents were in school. Keeping up and helping your elementary-grade child with math can be challenging and, at times, frustrating. If you're facing difficulties helping your child grasp elementary math, here's good news: You're t alone, and help is on the way. MASTER MATH: ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MATH is the key to decreasing study and test anxieties and making math easier for your child. This concise guide, written by an experienced elementary school teacher, is a fast, straightforward reference that will help you and your child master math as it's being taught in today's elementary and middle schools--from basic computations to fractions, decimals, percents, basic algebra, and more. With step-by-step examples and a variety of problem-solving strategies, MASTER MATH: ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MATH will help smooth the homework blues and improve your child's math performance.
Kristen Gryskevich received a Bachelor of Science degree from West Virginia University and a Masters of Education from Indiana Wesleyan University. She has taught grades 3-6 over the past 18 years in Indiana. She currently works as a fifth-grade teacher in the Brownsburg Community School Corporation in Brownsburg, Indiana.